Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS – October 25th-27th, 2019
On October 25th to 27th, 2019, the Dalhousie University hosted the Annual Conference for Science Atlantic Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, and the annual AARMS Workshop on Sunday, October 27th, 2019.
Please use the following link to register for the conference: Registration
Registration fees are paid separately using the following link
(PayPal or Credit card):
or directly by sending a cheque to: Vlado Keselj, Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, 6050 University Ave, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
payable to "Dalhousie University" with memo "MSCS 2019 conf.".
|Additional banquet fee(*):||$20|
Note 1: (*) $20 banquet fee is applicable only if the registration fee is paid as well. If you are interested in extra banquet tickets, please get in touch with Vlado Keselj (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Note 2: There is an additional registration process for the programming contest that must also be completed by the deadline.
This October 25th to 27th, the Dalhouise University will be hosting the Annual Conference for Science Atlantic in Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science. We are pleased to announce that abstracts are now being accepted for oral presentations. This is an excellent opportunity for students to develop their presentation skills and to receive valuable feedback from several professors from Atlantic universities.
When submitting your abstracts, please follow carefully the formatting guidelines.
Abstract Formatting Guidelines:
Abstracts have to be submitted through this link.
Deadline for abstract submissions is Thursday, October 17th, 2019.
Abstract submission requires prior registration, so you may want to visit the following Science Atlantic landing page.
Conference Program in PDF
Presentation Abstracts in PDF
AARMS Workshop Program in PDF
|Friday, 25 October 2019|
|10:00-17:30||Registration||1st floor CS Goldberg bldg|
|11:30-12:00||Programming Competition Meeting||Auditorium rm127, CS Goldberg bldg|
|12:00-17:00||Programming Competition||Labs 134 and 143, CS Goldberg bldg|
|13:30-17:30||Registration (2nd desk)||Room 117 (in front), Dunn building|
|14:00-17:00||Mathematics Competition||Room 117, Dunn building|
|14:45-15:45||Joint Committee Meeting||Slonim rm430, CS Goldberg bldg|
|16:00-17:00||CS Committee Meeting||Slonim rm430, CS Goldberg bldg|
|16:00-17:00||Math Committee Meeting||Auditorium rm127, CS Goldberg bldg|
|17:30-19:00||Pizza Party||Atrium 1st floor, Rowe building|
|19:00-19:30||Sponsor Presentations or "Fun Activities"||Potter Auditorium rm1028, Rowe building|
|19:30-20:30||Blundon Lecture (Math) – Dave Kung, University of Maryland||Potter Auditorium rm1028, Rowe building|
|20:30-21:30||Reception||Atrium 1st floor, Rowe building|
|Saturday, 26 October 2019|
|08:30-17:00||Registration||Atrium 1st floor, Rowe building|
|09:00-10:30||Contributed Talks||Rooms 1007, 1011, 1014, 1016, Rowe building|
|10:30-11:00||Coffee Break||Atrium 1st floor, Rowe building|
|11:00-12:00||Sedgwick Lecture (CS) – Jeffrey Shallit, University of Waterloo||Potter Auditorium rm1028, Rowe building|
|12:00-13:30||Lunch Break||Atrium 1st floor, Rowe building|
|13:30-15:00||Contributed Talks||Rooms 1011, 1014, 1016, 1020, Rowe building|
|15:00-15:30||Coffee Break||Atrium 1st floor, Rowe building|
|15:30-16:30||Fields Lecture (Stat) – Michael Newton, University of Wisconsin||Potter Auditorium rm1028, Rowe building|
|16:30-16:40||Break||Atrium 1st floor, Rowe building|
|16:40-17:35||Contributed Talks||Rooms 1011, 1014, 1016, 1020 Rowe building|
|18:30-21:00||Banquet and Awards||The Westin Nova Scotian hotel, 1181 Hollis Street, Halifax|
|Sunday, 27 October 2019|
|AARMS Session on Hopf Algebras and Tensor Categories||Rowe building|
|08:30-10:00||A. Introductory Overview Talks||Room 1020 Rowe building|
|10:00-10:30||Coffee Break||Atrium 1st floor, Rowe building|
|10:30-12:30||B. Research Talks||Room 1020 Rowe building|
The 2019 Atlantic Canadian Preliminary Contest is an official qualifying contest for the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest.
All teams must be registered for the contest at the Official Contest ACM ICPC Site, and the coach(es) and all team members must be registered for the conference.
For information about the contest time and location, please check the conference program.
Each team will be provided with one Linux workstation running Ubuntu Linux. The following are some details about software provided:
For information about the math contest time and location, please check the conference program.
A block of rooms is held at each of the hotels below. Please use the contact information below to receive the special conference rate. You need to mention that you are attending the "Science Atlantic Conference".
Please use the general parking information provided to visitors of
the Dalhousie Studley Campus, provided at the following link:
You can check the following annotated map for key building used
during the conference:
Annonated Campus Map
|General Conference Co-Chairs:||Dr. Dorette Pronk and Dr. Vlado Keselj, Dalhousie University|
|Programming Competition Chief Judge:||Dr. Michael McAllister, Dalhousie University|
|Programming Problems Selection Chair:||Dr. Liam Keliher, Mount Allison University|
|CS Abstracts review:||Dr. Robert Beiko, Dalhousie University|